Family Tree of the Adlers, Edwardses, Hogans, Lipscombes and Olivers

Joseph Whimpey (1848 - 1919), and Sarah Jane Sharp (1853 - 1906)

Married: 27 Mar 1872, Laanecoorie, Vic, Australia

  Joseph WHIMPEY
Born: 1848, Mt Barker, SA, Australia
Died: 13 Jul 1919, Tarnagulla, Vic, Australia
Buried: 14 Jul 1919, Tarnagulla Cemetery, Vic, Australia

Jane Elizabeth Whimpey
Born: 1873, Tarnagulla, Vic, Australia
Died: 29 Jun 1957, Malvern, Vic, Australia
Buried: 1 Jul 1957, Necropolis, Springvale, Vic, Australia

Alfred Henry Whimpey
Born: 2 Apr 1874, Tarnagulla, Vic, Australia
Died: 2 Jan 1933, West Brunswick, Vic, Australia
Buried: 4 Jan 1933, Fawkner Cemetery, Vic, Australia

Joseph Whimpey
Born: 1876, Tarnagulla, Vic, Australia
Died: 28 Oct 1954, Coburg, Vic, Australia
Buried: 29 Oct 1954, Fawkner Cemetery, Vic, Australia

Walter Whimpey
Born: 1879, Tarnagulla, Vic, Australia
Died: 17 Mar 1969, Brunswick, Vic, Australia
Buried: 19 Mar 1969, Fawkner Cemetery, Vic, Australia

John Ernest Whimpey
Born: 19 May 1884, Newbridge, Vic, Australia
Died: 15 Jul 1960, Box Hill, Vic, Australia
Buried: 18 Jul 1960, Fawkner Crematorium, Vic, Australia

Emily Whimpey
Born: 6 Sep 1887, Newbridge, Vic, Australia
Died: 1897, Tarnagulla, Vic, Australia

Ethelind Hannah Whimpey
Born: 8 Jul 1889, Tarnagulla, Vic, Australia
Died: 21 Jun 1969, Fitzroy, Vic, Australia
Buried: 24 Jun 1969, Fawkner Cemetery, Vic, Australia

William Norman Whimpey
Born: 6 Jan 1891, Tarnagulla, Vic, Australia
Died: 4 Apr 1891, Tarnagulla, Vic, Australia
Buried: 10 Apr 1891, Tarnagulla Cemetery, Vic, Australia

Albert Roy Whimpey
Born: 1892, Tarnagulla, Vic, Australia
Died: 1 Nov 1965, Heidelberg Repat Hospital, Heidelberg, Vic, Australia
Buried: 4 Nov 1965, Necropolis, Springvale, Vic, Australia

William Claude Whimpey
Born: 26 Jan 1895, Tarnagulla, Vic, Australia
Died: 3 May 1917
Buried: Villers-Bretonneux, France

Arthur Edgar Whimpey
Born: 11 Jul 1896, Tarnagulla, Vic, Australia
Died: 10 Apr 1965
Buried: 13 Apr 1965, Fawkner Cemetery, Vic, Australia

Herbert Whimpey
Born: 22 Dec 1897, Tarnagulla, Vic, Australia
Died: 3 Nov 1974, Garden City, Vic, Australia
Buried: 6 Nov 1974, Fawkner Cemetery, Vic, Australia

Henry Sharp
Born: 1828, Wakefield, Yorks, England
Died: 5 Feb 1892, Woodstock-On-Loddon, Vic, Australia
Buried: 7 Feb 1892, Newbridge, Vic, Australia

Jane Elizabeth Oldroyd
Born: 5 Apr 1828, Wakefield, Yorks, England
Died: 1902, Collingwood, Vic, Australia

Sarah Jane SHARP
Born: 1853, Wakefield, Yorks, England
Died: 28 Jun 1906, Tarnagulla, Vic, Australia
Buried: 1 Jul 1906, Tarnagulla Cemetery, Vic, Australia

J. Whimpey
Source: Birth - Son John's birth certificate [LW]. Death - Death certificate.

S.J. Sharp
Source: Birth - England & Wales Civil Registration Quarter March [LW]. Death - Death certificate [LW].

Marriage source: Marriage indexes 1853-1895 [LW].  

Story: Joseph Whimpey (1848 - 1919)

From "Tarnagulla & District, The Way It Was", compiled by Edna and Ken Arnold, added to this site 11 Sep 2004

Page 40: Criterion Store ... The business was purchased by J.Whimpey & sons during June 1913. Joseph Whimpey having been the mail contractor between Tarnagulla and Bendigo for many years, purchasing a motor bus to expedite this service in May 1915. Trading as both Whimpey & Sons or Whimpey Brothers, Jack E. Whimpey advertised that he was moving to the vacated store of J. Leonard - 19 May 1917.

The business was offered for auction as a going concern on 8 March 1918 as Jack Whimpey had enlisted for service.

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